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Title
Grave site of Skerrett Rogers, Fujian, China, ca. 1925
Creator
Unidentified
Date Created and/or Issued
1910/1930
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Rights Information
Divinity.Library@yale.edu
Yale University Divinity School Library, 409 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06511
Yale University. Divinity School. Day Missions Library
http://web.library.yale.edu/divinity/copyright-and-permissions
Description
The headstone of Skerrett Rogers is in the foreground. The grave site of Miss Harrison lies in the background covered in flowers. "God is love" is engraved into a large crucifix atop the headstone of Rogers. At the base of the headstone is the engraving: "Died 8th November 1901, Aged 32 years".
This photo is from the papers of Emily Susan Hartwell, who was an American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions missionary stationed in Foochow, Fukien from 1884.
Type
image
Format
photographic prints, 12.2 x 7.3 cm.
photographs
Identifier
impa-m13660 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-YDS-RG008-094-0003-0062
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m13660
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-YDS-RG008-094-0003-0062.jpg
Subject
Customs and traditions
General views
Time Period
1910/1930
Place
Asia
China
Fukien
Source
YDS/RG008/094/0003/0062 [File]
Relation
Emily Susan Hartwell Papers
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Photographs from the Yale Divinity School Library, New Haven, Connecticut, ca.1880-1950
Yale Divinity Library Special Collections
impa-m980

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